plural -s
: a meetinghouse or chapel of the Penitentes
knees growing numb on the stone floor of the moradaR. V. Hunter

Word History


American Spanish, from Spanish, house, dwelling, from morar to live, dwell, from Latin morari to delay, remain

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“Morada.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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